Fonds MsC-95 - Kevin Roberts fonds

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Kevin Roberts fonds

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  • Textual records
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  • [198?]-[200?] (Creation)
    Roberts, Kevin

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2.7 m of textual records and 1 external hard drive

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Kevin Roberts was born in Australia; he moved to Canada in 1965. For many years, he taught English and Creative Writing at Malaspina University College. He is the author of several books of poetry and fiction, most often set in British Columbia; his writing has touched on subjects like cancer, surfing, mining, and working on a fishing boat. He lives and writes in Lantzville, BC.

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Records were in the custody of Kevin Roberts prior to their acquisition by Simon Fraser University Library Special Collections and Rare Books in 2007 and in 2016.

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Fonds consists of records accumulated by Kevin Roberts during his work as a writer and a teacher. They include teaching notes, manuscripts, drafts, and correspondence.

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  • English

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This fonds has not been processed. Restrictions on access may apply; please consult staff for more information.

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Works in this fonds are under copyright. Researchers are required to secure permission from the copyright holders for usage of this material, except for those covered by fair dealing.

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Created January 7, 2016. SS
Revised January 10, 2018. MH

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